First unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2010, Samsung has announced that its i8520 Galaxy Beam projector smartphone will be available for the first time anywhere in the world to StarHub customers in Singapore starting July 17. The Galaxy Beam offers users a first of its kind, an Android smartphone with a built-in projector that is supported by a 3.7-inch WVGA Super AMOLED touchscreen for viewing of HD video and media. The phone runs on Android 2.1 and is feature packed with an 8-megapixel camera/camcorder, a front facing VGA camera, email, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity along with GSM/EDGE/HSPA data support. The Galaxy Beam offers up to 7 hours of talk time and up to 530 hours of standby.
by July 8, 2010